Annual Wisconsin Local Food Summit coming to Sheboygan

Sheboygan Press Media 7:54 p.m. CDT August 7, 2015

The WLFN has announced its Wisconsin Local Food Summit will be in Sheboygan.

The Wisconsin Local Food Network has announced its 10th annual Wisconsin Local Food Summit will be in Sheboygan at the Blue Harbor Resort Jan. 13-15.

Hosted in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Extension, the three-day summit will feature comprehensive workshops on the production, marketing and purchasing of local food for farmers, corporate buyers, students and community members.

The summit activities commence Jan. 13 with Sheboygan-based agro-tourism field trips. Jan. 14 and Jan. 15, the summit will offer leading keynote presentations, local field trips, in-depth workshops and facilitated networking sessions.

Local community members, student groups, business owners and farmers may attend. A general information and planning meeting will be at Mead Public Library at 6 p.m. Aug. 20. Contact Greg Zahn at greg@circleunionfarm.com for more details.

The 2016 Summit is expected to draw an audience of more than 500 people.

http://www.sheboyganpress.com/story/news/local/2015/08/07/food-summit/31321069/

Advertisements